The table below looks at the statistics for Disaster Recovery skills in IT jobs advertised for the Chester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Disaster Recovery over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Disaster Recovery
Rank 39 - 40
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Disaster Recovery 6 0 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 2.22% - 4.62%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% - 7.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £37,500 - £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 - £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £37,900 - £39,800
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £42,375
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +0.29%
Disaster Recovery
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
220 205 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 81.48% 81.67% 63.59%
Number of salaries quoted 143 155 98
Average salary £37,500 £38,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% +8.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £50,715
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Disaster Recovery
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Chester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Disaster Recovery Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Disaster Recovery
Salary Trend in Chester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Disaster Recovery across the Chester region.

Disaster Recovery Salary Trend in Chester

Disaster Recovery
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery.

1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MySQL
3 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 5 (38.46%) OLTP
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (30.77%) MCITP
4 4 (30.77%) MCTS
4 4 (30.77%) Big Data
4 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
4 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
4 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (30.77%) DNS
4 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (30.77%) DHCP
4 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 4 (30.77%) HP
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 3 (23.08%) Dell
5 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
5 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
5 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (23.08%) Clustering

Disaster Recovery
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Chester region citing Disaster Recovery also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Disaster Recovery. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) DHCP
1 4 (30.77%) DNS
1 4 (30.77%) SAN
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) VPN
3 1 (7.69%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (46.15%) SQL Server
2 5 (38.46%) OLTP
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
2 5 (38.46%) MySQL
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 4 (30.77%) MongoDB
3 4 (30.77%) Big Data
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (15.38%) Hadoop
5 2 (15.38%) Apache Hive
6 1 (7.69%) VLDB
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dreamweaver
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
1 1 (7.69%) Publishing
1 1 (7.69%) Banking
1 1 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) DBA
2 4 (30.77%) SQL DBA
3 2 (15.38%) Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Server Administrator
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server DBA
4 1 (7.69%) Service Continuity Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Head of Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) IT Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) HTML
1 1 (7.69%) CSS
1 1 (7.69%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Statistics
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
2 1 (7.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows 2000
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (7.69%) AIX
3 1 (7.69%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Performance Tuning
2 5 (38.46%) Data Modelling
3 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (30.77%) High Availability
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Dimensional Modelling
5 2 (15.38%) Change Management
5 2 (15.38%) ETL
5 2 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 2 (15.38%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (7.69%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity
6 1 (7.69%) Unit Testing
6 1 (7.69%) Performance Management
6 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
6 1 (7.69%) Business Continuity Planning
6 1 (7.69%) BCP
6 1 (7.69%) Project Management
6 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
6 1 (7.69%) SEO
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) PHP
Qualifications
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (30.77%) MCTS
1 4 (30.77%) MCITP
2 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Hyper-V
3 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) SCVMM
2 1 (7.69%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Microsoft
2 4 (30.77%) HP
3 3 (23.08%) Dell
4 2 (15.38%) SAP
4 2 (15.38%) Vertica
5 1 (7.69%) Citrix
5 1 (7.69%) VMware
5 1 (7.69%) ProCurve